On April 4, 2001, MIT President Charles Vest leads a press conference to announce the establishment of MIT's OpenCourseWare (OCW), the web-based program to provide free access to MIT course content, including lecture notes, problem sets, exams and videos. Vest describes OCW as a "natural marriage of American higher education and the capabilities of the World Wide Web," and a reflection of MIT faculty's "deeply ingrained sense of service" and "incredible idealism."... Topic: MIT OpenCourseWare
This is a mirror of http://video.mit.edu/watch/the-wonders-of-electricity-and-magnetism-9964/, which was deleted in December 2014 "following a determination that Dr. Lewin engaged in online sexual harassment in violation of MIT policies." Original description: "The inimitable Walter Lewin gives a literally hair-raising performance in this MIT Museum lecture/demonstration for learners young and old. He unveils the real meaning behind words and things most of us use everyday... Topics: archiveteam, MIT, OpenCourseWare, Physics, Walter Lewin, MIT TechTV, MIT Museum
Produced for the 1997 Lemelson-MIT Awards. Awardees included Doug Engelbart. A short tribute video highlighting Dr. Engelbart's accomplishments begins at 08:07. Selected media clips begin at 12:27 including CNN, CNBC, USA Today, Channel 5 SF Bay Area, New England Cable News. Topics: News, Lemelson-MIT Award, ''Lemelson-MIT Award''
The Center for Arabic Culture is very excited to present Mother's Day Concert with internationally acclaimed musician and professor Simon Shaheen with his Berklee College of Music Ensemble in a concert of traditional Arab and World Jazz music Date: Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 8 pm (revised time) Place: Wong Auditorium, Tang Center at MIT 70 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA Biography Simon Shaheen dazzles his listeners as he deftly leaps from traditional Arabic sounds to jazz and Western classical... Topic: simon shaheen mit berklee
Schockcast - Der Audioteil von schockzeichen.de Vergiftung mit Schaumbildnern Was sind Schaumbildner? Was sind die Symptome? Was kann man tun? Notruf: 112 - Feuerwehr 19222 - Rettungsdienst (*nicht* in ganz Deutschland erreichbar) Giftinformationszentralen: Berlin - 030/19240 Bonn - 0228/19240 Freiburg - 0761/19240 Göttingen - 0551/19240 Homburg/Saar - 06841/19240 Mainz - 06131/19240 München - 089/19240 Bitte keine Anfragen bei akuten Erkrankungen oder konkrete Fragen zu Patienten. In... Topics: Schockcast, Vergiftung mit Schaumbildnern
At the MIT Media Lab recently I interviewed Karen A. Brennan of the Lifelong Kindergarten program about an MIT project called Scratch. In this 3-minute video she tells how youth personal engagement translates into adult civic engagement, bringing the parents, students and teachers together to see how the students were able to construct their own storytelling narratives rather than engage in what the researchers expected: acts of citizen journalism. Topics: media, mit, youths, engagement
N2MIT is an R&B duo whose members currently live in Austin, Texas. The members of the group are: E.Ron and Mikel. Their debut album, "dsrb", is an underground classic in the South. They released this album on the label that they co-own, Mikron Entertainment. Their signature sound is known as "dirty south R&B". Mikel, the group's lead singer, is originally from Killeen, Texas. He graduated from Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. He played for three... Topic: N2MIT
This is a collection of student-created Scratch tutorials from students at EXPO For Excellence Magnet Elementary School in Saint Paul, Minnesota. You can watch these online or download the entire collection from the zip file archive available by clicking on HTTP at the left middle side of this screen. Topic: Scratch tutorials MIT screencasts